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Cool Your Home in Summer With Six Trendy Tips

Cool Your Home in Summer With Six Trendy Tips

Keeping cool during the summer heat always presents a big problem. After all, buildings absorb heat all day long and then release that stored energy at night. With all that heat energy, keeping the living space of your home cool can get expensive (even if you keep your air conditioner set above 76 oF - or 24 oC). […]

What to Do Before, During, and After a Major Flood

What to Do Before, During, and After a Major Flood

Major storms have descended on the southern part of the country, leaving Texas and other states to deal with massive flooding. Whether you are currently experiencing a flood, or live in an area that could experience flooding in the future, it’s important to have the right information at hand to minimize the danger to your […]

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Great Gift Ideas for Recent College Grads!

I can remember college graduation like it was only yesterday, and let me tell you, it was as exciting as it was intimidating! After spending years in a fairly sheltered and inexpensive environment (it was acceptable to have dumpy furniture and eat mac ‘n cheese 3 nights a week), I was about to embark on […]